Behavioral Operations in Planning and Scheduling (Paperback)

Behavioral Operations in Planning and Scheduling By Jan C. Fransoo (Editor), Toni Waefler (Editor), John R. Wilson (Editor) Cover Image
By Jan C. Fransoo (Editor), Toni Waefler (Editor), John R. Wilson (Editor)
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Introduction.- Decision Making in Planning and Scheduling.- The Interconnectivity of Planning and Shop Floor: Case Description and Relocation Analysis.- The Unsung Contribution of Production Planners and Schedulers at Production and Sales Interfaces.- Collaborative Planning in Supply Chains.- Measuring Supply Chain Performance.- Planning Information Processing Along the Supply-Chain.- The Planning Bullwhip.- Product Centric Organization of After-Sales Supply Chain Planning and Control.- Building Decision Support Systems for Acceptance.- Design of Scheduling Algorithms.- A Comparison of Task Analysis Methods for Planning and Scheduling.- Allocating Functions to Human and Algorithm in Scheduling.- Design of Scheduling Algorithms.-Case Study: Advanced Decision Support for Train Shunting Scheduling.- An Open Source Encyclopedia and Debating Instrument for Planning Terms: The Hopsopedia.- A Sample of Hopsopedia Term Descriptions.

About the Author

Jan. C. Fransoo: Full Professor of Operations Planning and Control at Technical University Eindhoven, NetherlandsToni Waefler: Professor at the University of Applied Science, Olten, SwitzerlandJohn Wilson: Professor of Human Factors in the School of Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering. He was founder and first Director of the University' s Institute for Occupational Ergonomics.

Product Details
ISBN: 9783642423918
ISBN-10: 3642423914
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: September 28th, 2014
Pages: 477
Language: English